Last updated: October 4, 2016
2016 paper in Population Studies measures how many more workers it would take to meet the financial needs of aging populations in developed countries.
Last updated: June 9, 2016
2016 study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) that provides one of the most comprehensive analyses to date of the many fluid dimensions of population movement across societies.
Last updated: April 15, 2016
2016 study published in PNAS that examines how false beliefs about the biological differences between black and white people might influence pain assessment and treatment of black patients.
Last updated: November 10, 2015
2013 review of scholarly literature and government reports on winter weather and human activities, including on how to prevent or manage some of the season’s worst threats.
Last updated: October 31, 2015
2015 study in Health Economics that investigates the potential impact that raising cigarette taxes might have on tobacco use among older adults.
Last updated: March 4, 2015
2015 report from the Federal Trade Commission detailing fraud and abuse complaints across the United States, with state- and metro-area level rates of consumer reporting.
Last updated: September 17, 2014
2014 from the Census Bureau showing that the poverty rate in the United States has declined slightly, but that aggregate figures remain high.
Last updated: August 5, 2014
2014 report from the U.S. Census Bureau paints a detailed picture of those over 65 in the United States, including health care spending, employment and diversity.
Last updated: June 23, 2014
2014 study in Environmental Health Perspectives on the effect of global warming on future heat waves and their subsequent impact on human health.